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  1. Pets and Mental Health

    By Odean Cusack

    This fascinating new book addresses the most recent research and provocative findings on the use of pets in mental health therapy. The historical basis of using pets in therapy is reviewed, and numerous examples are provided of results incurred from prescribing pets to disabled, lonely,...

    Published October 31st 1988 by Routledge

  2. Decade of the Plague

    The Sociopsychological Ramifications of Sexually Transmitted Diseases

    By Margaret R Rodway, Marianne Wright

    Social workers, counselors, and health care professionals will be challenged by this thorough presentation of Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs). The contributing authors contend that in the immediate future, education, not medicine will be the single most important weapon in stemming the spread...

    Published October 17th 1988 by Routledge

  3. Making Chaplaincy Work

    Practical Approaches

    By Laurel A Burton

    With compassion and commitment, practicing chaplains draw on a wide range of professional experiences and discuss principles, themes, and guidelines that have enhanced their ministries. These practical and successful approaches are aimed at helping others face the daily professional challenges of...

    Published October 12th 1988 by Routledge

  4. Psychotherapy and the Bored Patient

    By E Mark Stern

    The specific guidelines to the clinical management of the bored or boring patient--offered in this provocative book--will be valuable to all psychotherapists. Contributors discuss the fascinating theories and therapies of boredom--why it is both a necessity and an obstacle to a person’s development...

    Published October 10th 1988 by Routledge

  5. Handbook for Beginning Mental Health Researchers

    By Charlotte Sanborn

    In fulfilling the need for a beginner's manual in mental health research, the authors have written an insightful exposition of the fundamental factors essential to good research. This articulately written manual teaches how to formulate a clear hypothesis, select a representative population,...

    Published October 10th 1988 by Routledge

  6. The Psychopathology of Everyday Racism and Sexism

    By Lenora Fulani

    In this enlightening book, women of color eloquently and honestly articulate the impact of racism, sexism, and poverty on their personal lives and on the histories of their people. They express anger at the failure of traditional psychiatry and psychology--which tend to advocate assimilation,...

    Published October 10th 1988 by Routledge

  7. Progress in Self Psychology, V. 4

    Learning from Kohut

    Edited by Arnold I. Goldberg

    The fourth volume in the Progress in Self Psychology series continues to explore the theoretical yield and clinical implications of the wok of the late Heinz Kohut. Learning from Kohut features sections on "supervision with Kohut" and on the integration of self psychology with classical...

    Published September 30th 1988 by Routledge

  8. The Illustrated Manual of Sex Therapy

    2nd Edition

    By Helen Singer Kaplan

    The Illustrated Manual of Sex Therapy reviews the nature and causes of male and female sexual dysfunctions, and describes and portrays the various erotic techniques and exercises employed in sex therapy. This highly practical manual is an indispensable guide to the nature and causes of the six...

    Published September 30th 1988 by Routledge

  9. Social and Applied Aspects of Perceiving Faces

    Edited by Thomas R. Alley

    This interdisciplinary overview integrates a variety of perspectives on the process and interpretation of faces as a major source of verbal and nonverbal communication. Written by authors from social, experimental, and cognitive psychology as well as from the dental sciences, Social and Applied...

    Published September 30th 1988 by Psychology Press

  10. Women and Health Psychology

    Volume I: Mental Health Issues

    By Cheryl Brown Travis

    Series: Environment and Health Series

    The author proposes that the conditions, events, and experiences that contribute to serious mental health problems for a percentage of women, will at some point be experienced by all. Mental Health Issues presents two basic themes: that social contexts and frameworks are experienced and expressed,...

    Published September 30th 1988 by Psychology Press